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    • Shalom Freedman
    • 23.01.06 | 13:10 (IST)

    'Hamas ' is ideologically committed to the destruction of Israel. This will not change. It can make a sound here or there to try and tactically improve things for itself. But it in essence aims to destroy Israel. That Israel's most important friend recognizes this, and is unwilling to allow itself to be deceived is a welcome change of policy. This of course will not prevent a tremendous push on the part of the defeatist Left everywhere, including in Israel to have 'recognized' an organization which should be in ideologically terms outside the bounds for them.

    from the article: U.S. tells Israel it will shun PA gov't that includes Hamas
    First published 00:00 23.01.06 | Last updated 00:00 23.01.06
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